Idiocy About The Keystone Pipeline

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There really are times when head in hands is the correct way to read a British newspaper: After years of applications, scientific studies, court cases...

Let ‘Em All Go Bust

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Sure, we've an economic crisis as a result of the coronavirus. Or, perhaps, an economic crisis as a result of the gross over reaction...

They’re Not Going To Let Boeing Go Bust

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A useful guide to investing is to ignore whatever politicians tell you. It might even be true that the world will be more equal,...

The New Solution To The Utilities – Let’s Jus’ Steal ‘Em

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Well, this deserves marks for the brazenness of it at least. The utilities - water, electricity etc - should not be private for profit...

Fear Not, The Guardian Has Economics Wrong Again

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So, the bloke who decided to pay all his staff $70k a year, by delving into his own $1 million a year salary. Shrug,...

The Proof That Quantitative Easing Works

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The point of quantitative easing was to lower the return on safe assets. That would mean that people interested in an income, in gaining...

Lekoil’s Fake Sheikh Scam – All It Needed Was A Phone Call

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It always is amazing when people fall for a scam. Because - in hindsight of course - there's always a marker to the scam....

Solving Jersey’s Feral Chicken Problem – Import Foodies

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I can't help but think that Jersey is missing a trick here. All that's necessary is to import a few foodies to the island...

The Latest Economic Idiocy

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Corporate monopolies are hiding in your grocery aisle Psst: The same company is selling you Q-Tips, mayonnaise, and Ben & Jerry’s. Sigh. One company selling you...

Seriously The Times, Get The PMIs Right Will You

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The Times reads the purchasing managers index - the flash composite for the US - and manages to get the reading entirely wrong. This is...